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Key facts on Pre-approved Letter of Consent

Get key facts on who is eligible to get a Pre-approved Letter of Consent (PLOC) to work in Singapore, and the type of occupations that PLOC holders are not allowed work in.

Find out key facts about the pass:

Who it is for Spouses and unmarried children (under 21 years old) of Singaporeans and permanent residents who are eligible for a Long-Term Visit Pass (LTVP/LTVP+), and wish to work in Singapore. PLOC does not allow for the holder to be self-employed.
Who can apply Eligible foreigners who are applying for, or renewing their LTVP/LTVP+ with the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) will be given the option to apply for one.
Is it renewable
Yes, they can request for another PLOC when they renew their LTVP/LTVP+ with ICA.
Foreign worker levy or quota No foreign worker levy or quota required.
Relevant legislation
Conditions of Work Pass
Employment of Foreign Manpower Act